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Tuesday Night Organic Open Mic @ Bareburger East Village NYC - Comedy, Music, Poetry, Spoken Word!

Mike Geffner Presents The Inspired Word

Weekly Event - Every Tuesday: 7:00 PM to 10:30 PM (EST)

New York, United States

Tuesday Night Organic Open Mic @ Bareburger East Village...

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Solo Performers/Audience 1 hour before event starts $10.00 $1.24
Performance Duos/Groups (PERFORMERS ONLY) 1 hour before event starts $12.00 $1.29

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EVERY Tuesday night!

Join us at one of the hottest open mics in the country, the Organic Open Mic at the gorgeous Bareburger organic restaurant in downtown Manhattan's East Village. 

Produced by the long-running Inspired Word open mic series, which has been appeared on MTV's Washington Heights, the Travel Channel's Hidden City, and the Spirit Network's City Girl Diaries, as well as featured Grammy winners, American Idol finalists, Golden Globe Award winners, Emmy nominated actors, and HBO Def Poetry stars, is open to ALL types of performing artists - comedians, musicians, storytellers, singers, poets, fiction/nonfiction writers, playwrights, spoken word artists, performance artists, dancers.

The event takes place on the second floor, with full-length windows on all sides that offers an especially beautiful view.


30 slots, 6-minute time limit (or for musicians, 2 songs totaling not more than 7 minutes)

Sign-up starts @ 6pm.

No age limit.


If you're concerned about whether we still have open slots on the night of the show, please feel free to call or text 917 703-1512.

A warm, supportive community of artists. Real crowds. And a great place to network.


Exclusive Open Mic Food & Beers Specials:

ORIGINAL BURGER – (BEEF, VEGGIE, TURKEY) - SIDE OF FRIES OR SMALL HOUSE SALAD - Colby jack cheese, iceberg lettuce, tomatoes, raw red onions, special sauce. $10.95

BUFFALO CHICKEN SANDWICH – Buttermilk fried chicken, iceberg lettuce, buffalo sauce, buttermilk ranch, brioche bun. $8.95

FARMERS SALAD – Bare greens, portabella mushroom, radishes, cucumbers, raw red onions, carrots, grape tomatoes, organic olive oil, and white balsamic. $9.95

PANKO FRY BASKET – A combo with 4 Panko chicken strips and French fries. $7.95


Lionshead Lager
$3 Pints
$4 Mugs
$10 Pitchers


Please be respectful of our venue. That means NO OUTSIDE FOOD OR DRINK of any kind. Including chips and bottled water. We must support our venues as much as we can or else they won't support us. ‪#‎SupportLiveArtsVenues‬

When: EVERY Tuesday Night!

Where: Bareburger (East Village)
2nd Floor
85 Second Avenue (@ 5th Street)
Manhattan, New York
(212) 510-8610

By subway, take the F train to Second Avenue and exit the 2nd Avenue side or the 6 train to Bleecker Street or Astor Place.

Doors open for open mic sign-up @ 6pm

Show starts @ 6:30pm

Cover charge: $10 solo performers/audience (@ the door or in advance), $12 for performance duos/groups (PERFORMERS ONLY OPTION)

For more Inspired Word info, please check out

Have questions about Tuesday Night Organic Open Mic @ Bareburger East Village NYC - Comedy, Music, Poetry, Spoken Word!? Contact Mike Geffner Presents The Inspired Word


Bareburger East Village
85 Second Avenue (@ 5th Street)
New York, 10003


Mike Geffner Presents The Inspired Word

Founded and produced by longtime New York City journalist and former Village Voice columnist Mike Geffner, The Inspired Word is one of the hottest open mic/performance events in the country, happening every week in NYC and having featured some of the finest original performers in the country. Past features include Golden Globe award-winning actress Jill Eikenberry, Emmy/Golden Globe nominated Amber Tamblyn, film/TV actor/comedian Taylor Negron, actor/comedian/TV personality John Fugelsang, Grammy nominated singer Carolyn Malachi, American Idol finalist Anwar Robinson, and HBO Def Poetry stars Shihan, Suheir Hammad, Lemon Andersen, Regie Cabico, Gemineye, and Beau Sia. For more info, please visit:

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